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Ferndale Museum

The purpose of the Ferndale Museum, as an historical and educational museum, is to foster an appreciation and understanding of the culture and heritage of Ferndale, the lower Eel River Valley and the area as far south as the Mattole River Valley. The objectives are to be achieved through the collection, preservation and display of artifacts that pertain to or were used by the residents of the area. The museum will conduct research and publish material of historic nature for the education and interest of residents and visitors to our area.

Contact Information:

Ferndale Museum
Post Office Box 431
Ferndale, CA 95536-0431
Telephone: (707) 786-4466
Email: FerndaleMuseum@gmail.com

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Description: Art Kelsey tells his father's life story, an 111 year-old cowboy, teamster, traveler throughout the West.Call Number: #41Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Ferndale Museum. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be...
Topic: californialightandsound
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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Description: Early Centerville ranching family; later Farm Bureau experiences.Call Number: #29Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Ferndale Museum. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase...
Topic: californialightandsound
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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Description: Ferndale amateur scientist and seismograph expert.Additional Content Notes: Note in case: Earthquake -- Seismograph Joseph Bognuda conducted by David Anderson July 1977 & Ralph Mathes. Became interested in earthquakes as a child -- he lived near San Pablo Bay when the 1906 earthquake occurred. He had enough schooling to be able to run the machines. How they set the machines up. Mr Bognuda discovered ocean waves causing a disturbance on the seismograph. Newspaper articles about...
Topic: californialightandsound
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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Description: Tape 1: Reminiscences from a third generation rancher. Bear River history back to 1851. Tape 2: Family experiences and family lore about the Bear River Indians. Tape 3: Cattle drives in the Bear River hills. Tape 4: Nineteenth century dairying on Bear River Ridge.Call Number: #2, 9, 11, 33Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Ferndale Museum. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of...
Topic: californialightandsound
Source: 4 Tapes of 4: 1/8 inch audio cassette